Nuisance Neighbours – Myth Busting

Nuisance Neighbours – Myth Busting

Nuisance Neighbours – Myth Busting Here we have listed some of the myths that are often banded about or repeated in relation to nuisance neighbours and the action taken by investigators. The noise or nuisance needs to affect more than one…

When Neighbour Noise Leads to Violence

When Neighbour Noise Leads to Violence

When Neighbour Noise Leads to Violence We are so often reminded through the stories in the press of how often noise issues can result in, or be associated with, aggressive or violent behaviour. Dozens of people have died in recent…

Noise Complaints in the UK

Noise Complaints in the UK

Noise Complaint UK – Infographic Here is our Noise Complaint UK infographic. Do you have a noise issue? If so, check out this information from Noisenuisance.org.

Noise Pollution Books Review

Noise Pollution Books Review

We’ve reviewed all of the available reference materials so that you don’t have to. Here’s a summary of the noise pollution books that we like and/or use regularly ourselves followed by a short review of each. Noise Pollution Books – Summary…

Noise Nuisance Book

Noise Nuisance Book

Noise Nuisance Book – Tackling a Noisy Neighbour In this 80 page noise nuisance book we share much of what we’ve learned through our experiences working in noise control. We explain what you need to do to solve your problem and about noise regulation. Is…

Using White Noise to Aid Sleep

Using White Noise to Aid Sleep

Real white noise isn’t particularly nice or soothing to listen to and sounds a bit like the static you might encounter when skipping to a blank channel on an old-fashioned television (for those of you who haven’t experienced that think…

Office Building Conversions – Permitted Development of Class O

Office Building Conversions – Permitted Development of Class O

Permitted Development of Office Buildings and Noise We have mentioned previously about the recent relaxations to planning laws providing permitted development rights in certain circumstances. This has allowed developers to convert commercial buildings such as office blocks to residential property….

Noise Limiting Devices

Noise Limiting Devices

Noise limiting devices are common in nightclubs, bars, restaurants and live music venues and are often used as a way of limiting music volume. Noise limiting devices (NLDs) are used for two main reasons in the licenced trade: 1. To…

Jargon Buster – “Serving Notice”

Jargon Buster – “Serving Notice”

Sometimes when you speak to officials and enforcers they often use terms, phrases and code that is unfamiliar to everyday folk. Here at noisenuisance.org we try to empower victims; and one of the ways we do that is by providing…